DC Anime Club and It's Gosu Presents Video Game Tournaments and AnimeJan 2nd 2012
DC Anime Club in association with It's Gosu invites all Anime and Video Game Enthusiast to our event video game tournaments and anime on Saturday January 14, 2012 2PM-5pm at the Martin Luther King, Jr Memorial Library 901 G St NW Washington, DC 20001 in Room A5 and A10 on the A Level of the Library.
Activities will include the following:
Activities are free and open to the public. Age range for this event is 13 and up.
About DC Anime Club:
DCAC was established in 2003 to introduce and educate people in the Washington, DCarea about East Asian culture, through viewing and discussion of Japanese animation (also known as anime) and Japanese comics (manga). DCAC is a 501(c) (3) not for profit organization, contributions to DC Anime Club are taxed deductible to the extent allowable under the law. The club also works to provide a positive, alternative activity to the youth in the area by exposing them to foreign culture, encouraging artistic expression and creativity, and providing opportunities for participation in community activities and leadership. In addition to our bi-weekly meetings, the club holds an Annual Art Show, an Annual Costume fundraising event, and visits local schools to do presentations on anime. The club also works with the Smithsonian Freer Gallery and DC Asian Pacific American Film Festival on their anime screenings, and has helped locally promote performances for Japanese bands such as Puffy Ami Yumi and Pine am. DC Anime Club was founded by Chris Wanamaker (President), Jules Chang (Former Vice President) and Craig Vaughn (Vice President) on Saturday June 5, 2003. We have a strong membership that continues to grow -- most of which are teenagers.
About IT'S GOSU:
A video gaming organization that organizes and host gaming events. We leverage our social website to inform video gamers of gaming events within their area.